Funeral services for Patrick Jackson “Pat” Reamy, Sr., 89, of McAlester, OK, were held Monday, August 23, 2021, at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Phil Johnson officiated, and burial was in Fort Gibson National Cemetery in Fort Gibson, OK. Casket bearers were Mike Barron, Gary Wenke, Jr., B.J. Barron, William Hensley, Terry Lunsford, and Brody Hensley. Honorary Casket bearers were Michael Wayne Barron, Donald Reamy, Harold Tanner, Billy Reamy, Bob Bowman, Andrew Reamy, Gary Reamy, Chris Reamy, Doug Reamy and James Reamy.
Pat was born October 20, 1931, in Clarksville, AR to Charles Jasper Reamy, Sr. and Daisy Bell (Hardgrave) Hicks. He passed away August 17, 2021, in Oklahoma City, OK.
Pat made his life in McAlester, OK with his family where he worked as a farrier. He served his country for 30 years in the Army and retired as a Master Sergeant. Later in life, Pat ran Reamy’s Workshop. Pat was a member of the Odd Fellows, Scottish Rite, Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and was a 32nd degree Mason. He also served as secretary to the Eastern Star Retirement Home in Okmulgee. Pat loved the Lord, and was active in his church in McAlester, before moving to the Claremore Veteran’s Center. He loved to sing praises to the Lord and kept his caretakers entertained by singing for them.
He is survived by his daughters, Leiann Barron and husband, Mike, Jan Wenke, and Sherie Lynn Reamy; grandchildren, Michael Barron, B.J. Barron, Gary Wenke, Jr., Erin Wenke, Benjamin Doggett, Cassandra, Thea Teabush, Hera Teabush, Heather Reamy, Miranda Reamy, Randy Ray Reamy, II, Michelle Reamy-Minner, and April Robin Reamy-Fritz, 21 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Donald Reamy, Billy Reamy, Jackie Reamy, Timothy Reamy and Anthony Reamy; sisters, Joan Tanner, Janice Forbes, Sandra Bowman, Charlotte McAlvain and Jennifer Rock; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine Nixon-Reamy; sons, Patrick Jackson Reamy, Jr., and Randy Ray Reamy; grandson, Taelor Gage Wenke; parents, Charles Reamy, Sr., and Daisy Hicks; brothers, Robert Reamy, Buddy Reamy, Jerry Reamy and John Clay Reamy; and sisters, Beulah Hook, Betty House, Shirley DeLozier, Nancy Jones and Peggy Nester.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
Online condolences to the family can be made at johnsonsperry.com.